By Ofonime Iboro
An intelligent robot that escaped from his lab twice has shaken hands with Vladimir Putin.
The Russian President was touring an IT exhibition in Perm, when he met Promobot.
The Russian Robot is said to have immediately recognized Putin and eagerly introduced himself with a handshake.
Promobot is used as a guide model and promotional salesman across Russia and keeps database of prominent public figures.
Promobot- short for Promotional Robot- is a unique robot created by Russian scientists and is designed to work in customer relations.
It is designed to interact with humans realistically, and can answer questions and remember every person it has met.